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AT least 42 people perished in an inferno, while 26 others sustained serious burns when a Beitbridge-bound Brooklyn Express bus burst into flames near West Nicholson on Thursday night. ...

NOTTINGHAM — As he came through the youth ranks within the modest surrounds of Chesterfield, Tendayi Darikwa did not dare to dream of playing international football for any ...

THE Warriors, who are a point away from qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 finals, could spark tomorrow evening celebrations if they can conjure a positive ...

FORMER Warriors coach Norman Mapeza has backed the team to get a positive result in their Group G Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier against Liberia in Monrovia on Sunday. ...

DYNAMOS interim coach Lloyd Chigowe is still not sure whether he will be given the job on a full-time basis, but if given the reins on a longer term contract, he wants to see the club bring in more quality players. ...

THE Castle Lager Premier Soccer League action resumes this weekend after a seven-day hiatus that paved way for the Chibuku Super Cup final, with the relegation six-pointer-clash between Chapungu and Yadah at Ascot Stadium arguably the centre of attraction. ...

. . . Lone Star ruled out of decisive match WARRIORS’ quest to book a ticket to next year’s Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals has received a ...

FORMER Cabinet ministers Makhosini Hlongwane (Sport) and Supa Mandiwanzira (ICT) are both set to be summoned to appear before Parliament, where they will be quizzed over loans that were advanced to the country’s football governing body Zifa in 2016 and 2017, but were never repaid. ...

TEN of Zifa’s councillors yesterday reaffirmed their support for the football mother body’s president, Philip Chiyangwa, who is set to bounce back for a second term in office, as he is unchallenged for the December 1 elections. ...

ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa has implored government to help with financial support as he claimed yesterday that he has had to use personal funds to finance national team travels. ...

ZIMBABWE’S representatives in the 2018/19 edition of the CAF Champions League (CL), FC Platinum are looking to emulate Caps United by reaching the group stage of the competition despite the prospect of facing Clube’ Desportivo de Agosto of Angola, who reached the semi-finals in this year’s competition. ...

THE Premier Soccer League will present FC Platinum with the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League championship trophy at Mandava Stadium on Saturday after their match against Ngezi Platinum Stars, a team which pushed the Zvishavane-based side hard over the season. ...

COSTA Nhamoinesu’s future with the Zimbabwe senior men football team is in doubt amid reports that the current national team’s technical bench led by Sunday Chidzambga is fed up by the left-back’s attitude towards Warriors call-ups. ...

FRESH details have emerged on how Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa allegedly used dirty tricks to try and ring fence his position from being contested in the December 1 ...

ALL they had to do was call him Mr Chibuku and, in return, he would score the goals that have brought the Chibuku Cup success to two-time champions, ...

THE build-up to Zifa’s national executive council elections has so far been chaotic, and the circus is showing no signs of abating after one aspiring candidate Gift Banda, ...

African football associations have agreed to support Fifa president Gianni Infantino in his re-election bid next year, following a meeting of the zonal unions of Caf and the ...

TRIANGLE gaffer Taurai Mangwiro does not believe that home advantage will count for anything when they clash with Harare City in the Chibuku Super Cup final at Gibbo ...

ZIFA presidential aspirant Felton Kamambo has come out guns blazing, challenging incumbent Philip Chiyangwa’s decision to block him from taking part in the elections for the association's top post on December 1. ...

PROMOTED Nichrut appears to be giving up hope of survival in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League even though they still have two games to save themselves from relegation. ...

THE Bulawayo Motoring Club (BMC) has confirmed December 1 as the date for the annual Toyota Castrol Three-Hour endurance motoring event which has attracted drivers and bikers as far afield as England. ...

ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa’s spirited effort to retain his post at all costs in next month’s executive committee elections have been exposed, amid shocking claims that he invented fictional rape charges against his challenger Felton Kamambo so that the latter could be disqualified. ...

FC PLATINUM midfield enforcer Devon Chafa is delighted to have scored the solitary goal that helped the Zvishavane side clinch the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League title at the weekend. ...

FC PLATINUM wrapped up the Castle Lager Premier League championship campaign in style at the weekend, as the well-resourced side yet again wrote another beautiful piece of history by becoming the first team outside Harare and Bulawayo to successfully defend their title. ...

WITH the championship race won by FC Platinum who defended the title at the weekend to confirm their dominance of the local football scene, focus now turns to the other end of the table where at least four teams are battling to avoid the fourth and last relegation slot. ...

ZIFA presidential aspirant Felton Kamambo continues to be frustrated by the system in his bid to challenge incumbent Philip Chiyangwa after it emerged yesterday that the appeals committee hiked the appeal fees from $1 000 to a staggering $10 000 in a move seen as tailor-made to bar him from participating in next month’s elections. ...

AS expected, FC Platinum confirmed their dominance of the local league by lifting their second straight Castle Lager Premiership title yesterday with a routine win over relegated Shabanie Mine in the Zvishavane derby at Maglas Stadium. ...

DYNAMOS coach Lloyd Chigowe has described himself as the chosen one after he masterminded survival of the Harare giants from relegation at Rufaro Stadium yesterday. ...

NGEZI Platinum Stars collected maximum points against a relegation threatened Bulawayo Chiefs here at Baobab Stadium, but it’s a case of too little too late for them as they will only settle for second place in the league after their platinum rivals FC Platinum clinched the title yesterday. ...

HIGHLANDERS finally remembered how to win when they outclassed Harare City in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. ...